Good news: Aircraft will fly for Dehradun- Pithoragarh- Delhi, a flight is about to start
The journey from Pithoragarh the frontier district, to Delhi, takes one day. Sometimes due to the roadblock, passengers get stuck on the way. This problem will be solved when the air service starts
The state government is trying to improve the air services. Air flights are being operated from Dehradun's Jolly Grant Airport to major cities of the country, apart from this emphasis is also being laid on the expansion of facilities at every airport of the state. In this episode, preparations are being made to start regular flights from Pithoragarh Airport. Regular flights from Pithoragarh airport to Delhi and Dehradun will start soon. This will give relief to the passengers going to Delhi and Dehradun. Their time will be saved, travel will be convenient. Aircraft will soon be seen flying at Naini-Saini airport. At present, it takes one day to travel from Pithoragarh to Dehradun and Delhi by road. Roads are often closed in the rain, leaving passengers stuck on the way, but a day's journey by air service can be completed in just a few hours. Before the Corona era, regular flights operated from the Naini-Saini airstrip of Pithoragarh to Dehradun and Ghaziabad Airports.
The flight was being operated under the UDAN scheme, but since March 2020, both these air services are closed due to Corona. The Naini-Saini Airport in Pithoragarh was completed in the year 2018. Before the outbreak of Corona, flights were being operated from here to Delhi and Dehradun. The passengers were also happy. The number of passengers going to Delhi-Dehradun was increasing, but after the entry of Corona in March last year, the Naini-Saini airport was closed. Since then there has been silence here. Now that the cases of corona have reduced, it is expected that regular flights will be started from Pithoragarh soon as before for Delhi and Dehradun. BJP MP from Almora-Pithoragarh seat Ajay Tamta has also indicated this. He said that regular flights from Naini-Saini airport to Delhi and Dehradun would start soon. Talks have been held between the Center and the State Government in this regard. Aircraft will be seen flying at Naini-Saini airport as before.